Newly elected President Joe Biden has been sworn in as the 46th President of the United States.

Retired Donald Trump was absent from the swearing-in ceremony at Capitol Hill. For the first time in 150 years, the outgoing US president was absent from the swearing-in ceremony.

According to the tradition of swearing-in, all the presidents attend the ceremony. Trump Vice President Mike Pence and close Senator Ted Cruz were also in attendance.

US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts has sworn in the newly elected president. Biden’s long-held dream of being sworn in as the 46th President of the United States came true. Biden succeeded in his third attempt to step into the Oval Office. Biden also participated in the president’s election in 1987 and 2008.

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At the ceremony, Kamala Harris was sworn in as the first female vice president in American history. Kamala Harris was sworn in by US Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Kamala Harris was sworn in as the first Latin American Supreme Court judge. Kamala Harris’ father was from Jamaica while her mother was from India.

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It is a tradition in the United States that the outgoing president attends the swearing-in ceremony of the newly elected president, but Donald Trump did not attend the ceremony. The White House chief welcomed the new president instead of Trump.

On the other hand, there is a curfew in the US capital, Washington, with more than 25,000 National Guard personnel deployed. A state of emergency has been declared in several states and the US Parliament has been cordoned off.

According to the report, the National Guards have blocked the main roads of the city.

Access to major public parks, including Washington’s National Mall, has been cut off for several days, the road between Virginia and Colombia has been closed, and dozens of subway stations have been closed.

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